Table 5 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 5. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: July 2015 to July 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
June
2016(1)
Index Percent change
June
2016
July
2016
Annual Monthly
July
2015
to
July
2016
Mar.
2016
to
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2016
to
May
2016
May
2016
to
June
2016
June
2016
to
July
2016

Live animals; animal products

I

1.479 189.4 189.9 3.1 2.6 1.9 -0.8 0.3

Meat and edible meat offal

02

0.386 236.6 237.3 0.0 5.4 6.1 -3.2 0.3

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.773 139.5 141.1 11.5 2.7 1.7 -0.7 1.1

Vegetable products

II

1.876 186.0 204.1 1.4 1.0 -0.5 -3.7 9.7

Edible vegetables, roots, and tubers

07

0.449 407.4 411.9 -12.3 4.8 -7.7 -0.9 1.1

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.500 82.1 111.9 15.4 -1.7 -0.4 -10.9 36.3

Coffee, tea, mate and spices

09

0.364 229.6 234.8 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.6 2.3

Oilseeds & misc grains, seeds, plants, straw & fodder (Dec. 2015=100)

12

0.175 107.3 106.3 - 1.9 3.5 0.3 -0.9

Animal or vegetable fats and oils (Dec. 2009=100)

III

0.280 106.7 106.9 2.5 6.3 -1.9 -0.3 0.2

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

2.835 163.5 163.5 1.2 0.3 0.5 1.9 0.0

Sugars and sugar confectionary (Dec. 2012=100)

17

0.193 86.8 86.2 -4.9 -0.1 -0.2 1.2 -0.7

Cocoa and cocoa preparations (Dec. 2009=100)

18

0.248 115.1 115.2 1.7 0.7 2.9 0.4 0.1

Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers' wares (Dec. 2007=100)

19

0.287 133.2 133.0 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.0 -0.2

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts, or other parts of plants

20

0.323 154.6 157.8 1.2 0.2 -0.6 0.1 2.1

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar

22

1.035 128.7 127.6 -0.5 0.1 0.2 -0.1 -0.9

Mineral products

V

8.596 156.6 152.4 -23.0 9.8 12.5 9.4 -2.7

Mineral fuels, oils and residuals, bituminous substances and mineral waxes

27

8.434 154.1 150.0 -23.2 10.2 13.0 9.8 -2.7

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

8.879 146.9 147.1 -1.1 -0.1 0.3 -0.1 0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.562 261.6 257.4 -12.6 -1.1 0.7 -1.2 -1.6

Organic chemicals

29

2.388 120.8 121.2 -3.9 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

3.856 142.0 141.9 3.7 -0.2 0.6 -0.4 -0.1

Fertilizers (Dec. 2009=100)

31

0.288 78.1 78.6 -28.5 1.0 -0.8 1.2 0.6

Tanning extracts; dye, pigments, varnish, paints & putty (Dec. 2011=100)

32

0.190 98.5 101.6 3.0 0.3 0.5 0.5 3.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

0.664 100.9 101.8 13.2 -1.3 0.0 -0.4 0.9

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

3.503 136.7 137.1 -2.6 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

2.251 140.4 140.3 -3.2 0.0 0.3 0.2 -0.1

Rubber and articles thereof

40

1.252 131.6 133.0 -1.6 0.5 0.5 0.0 1.1

Raw hides, skins, leather, furskins, travel goods, etc

VIII

0.706 123.5 123.5 -3.5 -0.3 -0.1 -0.6 0.0

Articles of leather; travel goods, bags, etc. of various materials

42

0.673 128.9 128.8 -1.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.1

Wood, wood charcoal, cork, straw, basketware and wickerwork

IX

0.825 140.5 140.7 0.4 1.8 0.9 0.6 0.1

Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (Dec. 2014=100)

44

0.786 96.5 96.7 0.4 1.8 1.1 0.5 0.2

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

1.155 109.9 109.6 -1.7 -0.4 0.0 0.1 -0.3

Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, paper or paperboard

48

0.783 104.5 104.5 -0.9 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Printed matter (Dec. 2015=100)

49

0.211 100.3 100.8 - 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.5

Textile and textile articles

XI

5.493 113.3 113.3 -0.9 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted

61

2.271 103.4 103.5 -0.6 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted

62

1.908 119.9 119.6 -0.1 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.3

Made-up or worn textile articles

63

0.635 103.0 102.9 -2.7 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1

Headgear, umbrellas, artifical flowers, etc.

XII

1.535 122.9 122.8 -0.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Footwear and parts of such articles

64

1.334 122.0 122.0 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, ceramics, glass etc.

XIII

0.964 131.7 130.9 -1.4 0.2 0.4 -0.5 -0.6

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.334 99.4 97.9 - 0.4 0.7 -1.1 -1.5

Ceramic products

69

0.282 137.1 136.8 -1.3 0.0 0.0 -0.3 -0.2

Glass and glassware

70

0.348 130.0 129.9 0.2 0.2 0.3 -0.2 -0.1

Pearls, stones, precious metals, imitation jewelry, and coins

XIV

3.026 167.6 177.0 5.5 -0.2 2.9 -2.7 5.6

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.443 155.3 156.9 -5.1 0.7 1.5 0.3 1.0

Iron and steel

72

1.340 170.3 174.4 -2.1 3.7 5.7 3.6 2.4

Articles of iron or steel

73

1.718 138.0 138.2 -6.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.359 241.1 241.2 -14.7 -0.2 -0.8 -2.2 0.0

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.725 120.9 120.9 -6.8 0.1 1.3 -1.1 0.0

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof

82

0.445 122.2 122.3 -4.8 -0.8 -1.0 -0.2 0.1

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.528 136.7 137.0 -1.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.2

Machinery, electrical equipment, TV image and sound recorders, parts, etc.

XVI

30.663 80.8 80.7 -1.9 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

15.582 85.9 85.7 -1.9 -0.2 0.2 -0.3 -0.2

Electrical machinery and equip, sound and TV recorders & reproducers, parts

85

15.081 76.0 75.9 -1.9 -0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.416 114.2 113.8 -0.8 0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.4

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

12.923 112.8 112.4 -0.9 0.2 0.2 -0.1 -0.4

Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (Dec. 2002=100)

88

1.422 119.0 119.0 -0.8 -0.1 0.0 -1.0 0.0

Optical, photo, measuring, medical & musical instruments; & timepieces

XVIII

4.031 103.4 103.2 -0.5 -0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2

Optical, photographic, measuring and medical instruments

90

3.700 100.2 100.0 -0.4 -0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2

Clocks and watches and parts thereof

91

0.267 141.5 141.5 -0.6 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

4.208 112.1 111.9 -0.9 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.2

Furniture & stuffed furnishings; lamps & lighting fittings, nesoi; prefab bldgs

94

2.573 116.6 116.4 -0.9 0.1 0.2 -0.3 -0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

1.355 103.7 103.4 -1.3 0.0 -0.1 0.2 -0.3

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

96

0.280 135.2 135.2 0.7 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

NOTES: Data may be revised in each of the 3 months after original publication.
Dash = Not available

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